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 Posted: Sun Jul 25th, 2010 10:59 pm
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mjk wrote: I am re-locating to a new workshop that only has a single phase supply. Has anyone had any experience, good or bad, with running a 3 phase brake tester via an invertor.
The other option is to buy a new single phase brake tester. The only options I have found so far are either Trademaster (Maha), or Tecalemit. I would appreciate your views on either, or if anyone can suggest an alternative.

Hi mjk,

where I work, we have a "phase convertor" (single phase to 3 phase) which we use to power our ramp, my brother uses "phase convertors" to run 3 phase, drills, lathes, and milling machines, etc;

They come in different Hp ratings, and conventional and digital types, well worth some further investigation.